Radiology X-Ray Technician Salary

A Radiology X-Ray Technician earns an average wage of $18.08 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$29,799 - $62,257

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$10.41 - $25.14

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$29,799 - $62,257  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $505  
Total Pay (?
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$24,736 - $58,844  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 22
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.41 - $25.14  
   
Overtime
$18.31 - $32.58  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $505  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$24,736 - $58,844  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 53
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Job Description for Radiology X-Ray Technician

  • Explain process and position patient for x-ray; adjusting restriction devices; moving and adjusting equipment to set exposure factors.
  • Determine patients' x-ray needs by reading instructions from physician.
  • Perform basic general x-rays of the chest, hand, wrist, forearm, elbow, knee, foot or ankle under supervision of physician.
  • Use beam-restrictive devices and patient-shielding techniques to minimize radiation exposure to patient and staff.
  • Process exposed radiographs using film processors or computer generated methods.

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Experience Affects Radiology X-Ray Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 17%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 47%
vision benefits Vision: 30% employee benefits None: 28%
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